Van Riper State Park - Lantern Lit Snowshoe

Date:  January 21, 2022  
Time:  07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, 851 County Road AKE, Champion, MI 49814

Contact: Ryan Brown, Lead Ranger 906-339-4461

Winter trail lit by lanterns

Join us for a 1.25 mile lantern lit snowshoe through the beautiful woods of Van Riper State Park. This event starts and ends at our Rustic Peshekee River Cabin located on the north side of US-41 just 7/10th of a mile west of the main entrance to the campground. Please note there is limited parking available, we do recommend carpooling. This event may be canceled if the temperatures are below -5 degrees. For questions contact Lead Ranger Ryan Brown at 906-339-4461.

Please Note: A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

 Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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